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Second Medal of Honor Experience vid shows chopper combat

Thursday, 2 September 2010 14:45 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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Following the release of Medal of Honor multiplay footage in the Fallen Angel video last week, EA’s just dropped a second movie, titled Gunfighters, showing off single-play.

This is the second in a set of “Medal of Honor Experience” trailers. No idea why this popped up today.

The video shows circling helipcopters blasted a village full of RPGs and other nasties. It ends badly for the nasties.

Medal of Honor releases for PC, PS3 and 360 on October 10.

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24 Comments

  1. freedoms_stain

    Lemme guess, video from PC version right?

    #1 5 years ago
  2. Erthazus

    @1 Yeah. It looks crisp.

    Liked it, but my only one complain about it: Why they didn’t used Frostbyte Engine 2.0?

    That level could be a masterpiece with the destruction, but without it it looks barely better than CoD Helicopter level (realism) but only because graphics and physics are better in Unreal Engine 3.

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Dannybuoy

    Looks like they could learn a bit from Battlefield BC’s environmental deformation. It’s annoying to see such powerful ammunition not even making a mark on soft stone huts. Oh well.

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Erthazus

    @3 Engine is different. MoH singleplayer uses old UE 3 and Battlefield:BC 2 uses frostbyte 2.0.

    #4 5 years ago
  5. DSB

    Purdy video. The 30mm is really missing some shrapnel, but the level itself is just completely ridiculous. Same thing goes for the Black Ops one. Why would you ever take your chopper down to a level where an old geezer with a shotgun could sink your gunship?

    I like how the guy keeps shooting those rockets right under his wingman. Healthy tactics, for sure. Those military advisors were worth every penny.

    I wish shooters would just stay shooters and not bother with a completely different style of gameplay.

    @2 Personally I kinda like that half the level isn’t obscured by some kind of obnoxious dirt storm. I’d rather be able to see the place than have a few gimmicky features like that. Looks good to me.

    #5 5 years ago
  6. Robo_1

    It looks nice, but they’re crazy for not using the frostbyte tech. They’re going to suffer from some rather unfavourable comparisons.

    #6 5 years ago
  7. polygem

    …looks sweet…chopper levels: something you just couldn´t re-enact by playing airsoft;)…wtf is wrong with the destruction? they shred the buildings to pieces with the rockets…looks very good and ultracrisp – it´s an very old engine. i won´t ask for more

    #7 5 years ago
  8. Erthazus

    @5 Bullshit, please.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-36bHUVxWQ

    There is no fog or else. Just explosions and these are not gimicky. Let someone from the industry try to make the engine with destruction.
    Destruction is already next generation, but they did an awesome job already.
    MoH level need that seriousily. Even CoD uses tree destruction. (Lol, 2D trees destruction)

    #8 5 years ago
  9. Yoshi

    This was shown at E3 (not at a conference though)

    #9 5 years ago
  10. DSB

    @8 You mean you really don’t see all that fog? The entire game is like covered in a hazy grey mist. I like the high definition on the above video a lot better.

    Destruction is next generation, really? Last time I checked, Volition have been working with it the last 10 years. You can do whatever you want with a game, all it takes is time, talent and ingenuity.

    Collapsing buildings is all well and good, but it’s hardly a core gameplay element. It’s just a little something to make you wet yourself. I’d rather have the game look good, personally. It’s focused around killing taliban, not wrecking buildings.

    Keep in mind that some Afghan compounds have been known to withstand several barrages of 155mm artillery and 1000 pound JDAMS.

    #10 5 years ago
  11. Erthazus

    @DSB you mean fog after helicopter strikes? That fog? That fog actually what happens after someone strikes a bomb or something in the ground.
    In the game it’s enviromental effect such as fog blankets and e.t.c.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOIsDJsH1kw&feature=related

    AH-64 Apache in Action in Afghanistan video.

    Volition never did a Multiplayer game with Destruction with engine capable of Direct X 11 and Direct X 10 effects. My GTX 285 1 GB barely works with all effects at max and it is crisp as hell, not to mention that BF uses Dolby Digital Surround.

    #11 5 years ago
  12. freedoms_stain

    I’m all for environmental effects such as dust and fog blankets – as long as they affect the AI to an equal degree.

    #12 5 years ago
  13. StolenGlory

    Fuck the fog, the shadows look pretty sweet.

    #13 5 years ago
  14. AHA-Lambda

    just like the black ops chopper gameplay, looks about as bland as a jar of stale piss =|

    #14 5 years ago
  15. DSB

    @11 It doesn’t make a lot of sense that jungles, deserts and arctic environments fall victim to the very same fog, however. If you look far enough or deep enough in any of those environments, you’ll see a very clear white filter. That’s the haze I’m talking about. It’s just ugly and it makes no sense.

    I couldn’t care less what engine people use or what DX it ties into, I prefer to look at the actual games, not 1′s and 0′s.

    Calling the original Frostbite crisp is about as deranged as you can get, though.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJ9fTM-bC9Y

    Hazy, muddy, shaky, shiny. Pick your flawed visual aspect. It’s the modern day version of Novalogics Delta Force.

    #15 5 years ago
  16. Erthazus

    @15 that fog have a color pallete for each own section.

    “Calling the original Frostbite crisp is about as deranged as you can get, though.”

    Sorry, but game must look like what you said. It’s the style of it. Like Killzone 2 for example. It’s foggy too and what? And muddy and e.t.c. It’s their pallete. everything else like HBAO, SSAO looks beautiful. HBAO and SSAO makes all these effects like you are fighting in the middle of a junk yard. Like fog blankets, dust, haze, mud. Thats lightning and e.t.c.
    you think that when house explodes there is no fog blanket from the materials it got?

    Thats a war son.

    Modern Warfare don’t have even this to begin with. Because it’s engine is not capable of few interesting effects. By the way it’s shiny too because of Id Tech 3 shiny effect (see Quake 3). But thats how developers see the game. Don’t have problems with the palletes in both games.
    the difference is between effects, textures, Direct X effects that looks realistic as hell.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fvnKasEFzr4&feature=related Does MW game have material physics? No, it doesn’t. Does MW have “soften dynamic shadows”? MW looks here ugly as hell compared to Battlefield that uses Direct X 11 soft shadows. And list goes on and on and on.

    oh and i forgot. you showed an awesome trailer. Did you just listened to the Dolby sound Surround? thats just A+ or read the comments there.

    #16 5 years ago
  17. DSB

    @16 Houses generally don’t just explode in wars, moron. It’s a lot harder to take them down than you might think from playing videogames. You need charges, artillery or air ordnance, none of which is portrayed realistically in BC2. It’s just silly Hollywood action, just like any other game.

    If you want to be a blind fanboy, be a blind fanboy. I really couldn’t care less. That video is still ugly as fuck. I think that’s the least of BC2′s problems, and it didn’t make me like the game less, but saying that it’s somehow an example of visual excellence is just idiotic. It’s grainy, hazy, shaky and shiny. Who cares how much hardware it uses when it’s still ugly?

    Hahaha. I haven’t said a word about Modern Warfare – Obsessed much? :D

    I’m kinda glad they focused on tuning the gameplay rather than simply making the game look good, though. Some of us like to play games, not just look at ‘em and list their specs, y’know?

    #17 5 years ago
  18. Erthazus

    “Houses generally don’t just explode in wars, moron.”

    and in the war there is no artillery, charges and e.t.c. right?
    Battlefield series always had that right? Moron.
    Or go see youtube videos how building crush after tank charge or bazooka. You will find a lot of interesting stuff.

    “Hahaha. I haven’t said a word about Modern Warfare – Obsessed much?”

    Because everything always goes to that topic no matter where you mention Battlefield.

    “If you want to be a blind fanboy, be a blind fanboy.”

    Where is fanboyism? Fanboyism about what, that the graphics look better and thats a fact?
    Just go to youtube videos and search for Battlefield:BC 2 graphics. You will see a lot of videos where people trying to compare visuals with each own graphics card. If you go to the youtube videos people say a lot about how it look and thats important.

    People like it, you don’t. Your own opinion.

    “That video is still ugly as fuck”

    Thats your OWN Fanboyish opinion. I and other people think otherwise. you don’t and thats fine.
    Besides, graphics on full is extremely close to the Crysis level and that says a lot and if you don’t see that, buy yourself a nice PC and than we can talk moron.

    This is the last post: If you are a fucking idiot and can’t see the graphics than you are a complete retard. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lzUftVSVVw

    Not to mention that there are HUGE maps. So much rendering going on here.

    #18 5 years ago
  19. DSB

    @18 Yawn, dude. I still see contrast like we’re on the face of fucking Venus. BC2 isn’t the ugliest game ever made, but it has no art direction. It’s all just all the same bland, ugly fuzzy-lighted crap no matter where it takes you.

    I’ve studied lots of munitions and obviously seen buildings struck by anti-armor rounds, but as you’d know if you knew the least bit about those weapons, most of those rounds aren’t made to destroy buildings, just to kill everyone inside of them (as they are designed to do with armored vehicles). That’s why most tank and anti-armor hits tend to leave circular holes in buildings, rather than take out a wall.

    Something you’d certainly never do with the sort of charge you get in a 40mm like in BC2, but it’s completely useless discussing with you, because you have no grasp of reality. All I’m saying is that I prefer the higher definition of Medal of Honor to a game that looks bad, but has gimmicky destruction. It’s just not that important to me.

    Clearly you have some kind of complex with MW2, I’m sorry about that. I certainly wasn’t gonna mention it, but clearly BC2′s “amazing graphics” and “dynamic destruction” didn’t allow them to compete with it.

    #19 5 years ago
  20. spiderLAW

    wow…Erth, you are popular! lol!
    PS3 FTW!
    Xbox360 FTL!
    PC FTB!
    Wii FTG!
    lol
    I just had lots of sugar.

    #20 5 years ago
  21. daytripper

    yawn

    #21 5 years ago
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    Erthazus is BDH’s alt. account :)

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    In an effort to improve diversity in the game, H1Z1 developer has added female characters. Female survivors can now be found throughout the world of H1Z1. Developer Daybreak added the new feature in a patch released last Friday. You will be able to choose a female avatar in the main game and in Battle Royale. […]

  • Possible teaser site for Castlevania creator Koji “IGA” Igarashi’s new game opens

    Either Castlevania creator Koji “IGA” Igarashi is working on a soon-to-be-launched Kickstarter for his new game, or someone is pulling an elaborate prank. At PAX Prime last year, during Keiji Inafune’s Mighty No. 9 panel, a flyer was handed out to attendees that showed what appeared to be a 2D game of some sort with […]

  • Destiny weekly reset for May 5: Heroic and Nightfall strikes detailed

    Tuesday is here and Destiny’s weekly reset is also here. Bungie announced that your weekly Destiny grind has now begun. The Nightfall and Heroic strikes are now live too. This week’s strike is Winter’s Run. Rainbow burn is back for the Nightfall, which means you do more damage with all elemental weapons, but also receive […]

  • PC version of Project Cars delayed in Australia due to severe weather

    Recent weather conditions in Sydney, Australia are responsible for a slight delay of the PC version of Project Cars in the country. Sydney recently suffered from storms that caused flooding in some areas. One of those is the place where publisher Namco Bandai was storing PC copies of Project Cars. The stock was “severely damaged,” […]

  • Twitch’s new process makes it easier for streamers to appeal flagged content

    Twitch has updated its appeals process concerning videos that have been flagged by the audio ID system. Towards the end of last year, Twitch introduced a new audio recognition system that scans archived streams and automatically mutes the audio whenever copyright music is identified. The system has been in-use ever since and Twitch has today […]

  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a day one patch, but it’s not a major one

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will indeed have a day one patch, to make the first-time experience as smooth as possible. Like many modern games, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will have its day one patch. According to the developer however, it wasn’t born out of necessity. Miles Tost, level designer at developer CD Projekt […]

  • CoD: Advanced Warfare owners get free pistol today

    Advanced Warfare developer Sledgehammer Games is adding a new pistol to the game, free to all players. The M1 Irons is a new pistol that comes to Advanced Warfare starting today. The weapon is offered as a thank you gift from the developer. Sledgehammer says the Irons is good at range and packs a punch. […]

  • Fall down the Skullgirls Big Band music video rabbit hole with me

    Skullgirls is a pretty amazing fighting game, but did you know it’s also a passable music creation suite? Earlier today I was idly perusing an episode of PlayStation Underground showing off Skullgirls 2nd Encore, a re-release of the indie fighter packing in loads of new features and coming to PS4 – with full cross-play! – […]

  • The many uses of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood’s pipe weapon

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood adds a sick new weapon to BJ’s arsenal: a pipe. In Wolfenstein: The Old Blood, a pipe is not just a pipe. Not only can you bash nazis with it, you can use it to climb walls, reach hatches, and even break through some walls. Plus? You can dual wield it. […]

  • Mortal Kombat X teaser gives first look at Predator

    Mortal Kombat X’s next celebrity guest was teased during the latest Kast. Today’s Mortal Kombat X Kast was mostly about all about Jason, but also included a very brief nod to Predator. You can watch the full livestream to see the tease in situ if you’re really keen, but IGN shared this convenient edit: There’s […]

  • Rock Band 4 has count-ins, drum fills and vocal harmonies

    Rock Band 4 will more closely emulate the feeling of being a real musician with some neat personalisation touches. For Rock Band 4, Harmonix elected to double down on player ownership of their experience rather than technical precision. To this end, it has implemented a number of cool new features. I am wildly envious of […]

  • Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, Lost Planet 3 developer shuttered

    Spark Unlimited has gone down with all hands. The Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z and Lost Planet 3 developer has been shuttered and all staff laid off. Chief technical officer John Butrovich confirmed the news in a statement issued to IGN. “Spark Unlimited is closing as a video game developer. The ongoing opportunities for smaller mobile […]

  • PS Now subscription available on PlayStation 3 this month, Vita coming soon

    PlayStation Now’s all you can eat service has finally been dated for PS3. Subscriptions to PS Now, Sony’s cloud-based gaming service, will be available on PS3 from May 12 in the US. The all you can eat package will also be made available on select Bravia TVs and Sony Blu-ray players on the same date. […]

  • GTA 5 is even better with a gravity gun

    GTA 5 modders have made a dream come true, adding a gravity gun to your arsenal of mayhem-causing weaponry. GTA 5 isn’t ready for this. It looks like a heck of a lot of fun, but the poor old Los Santos po po can’t deal with the resulting carnage at all. If Rockstar were ever […]

  • “Mod makers should be able to make money from their creations,” says DOOM creator

    DOOM co-creator John Romero has weighed in on the paid mods debate. Paid mods are a hot issue right now. For years, Valve has been enabling content creators to make money from their work on Counter-strike: Global offensive, Dota 2 and Team Fortress 2, but when it partnered with Bethesda to offer the same for […]

  • Watch WRC driver Kevin Abbring smash through a DIRT Rally challenge

    WRC driver Kevin Abbring has been participating in Dirt Rally’s daily events – and kicking ass. Dirt Rally seems to have ticked one of the most difficult to attain boxes of racing development – creating something professional drivers like to play, and which rewards their years of experience. Codemasters published the video below showing Hyundai […]

  • Mortal Kombat X patch to bring PC version up to console standard

    Mortal Kombat X PC will be fixed tomorrow, NetherRealm has promised. The PC version of Mortal Kombat X has come under fire for poor performance, including stuttering frame rate and bugs as plenty. About 45 minutes into a recent Twitch stream, NetherRealm boss Ed Boon said an update will drop tomorrow to address many of […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: all new Crucible maps detailed

    Destiny’s House of Wolves DLC will add four new maps to the Crucible, the game’s competitive multiplayer mode. Let’s take a look at all of them. Alex brings you new footage showing all of the four maps that will drop with House of Wolves. He goes over the layout, landmarks, gameplay styles, and other important […]

  • Custom Xbox One Star Wars controllers look very tempting

    Microsoft is celebrating May 4 by showing off concept designs for Star Wars-themed Xbox One controllers. May 4 is of course Star Wars Day and the controller concepts you’re about to see are just that, concepts. Or at least that’s what they said they are. There are four designs and they don’t look very practical. […]

  • Project Cars launch trailer is an anthology of race cars, set to the beats of Deadmau5

    Project Cars comes out this week and there’s just enough time for one last trailer. Project Cars, Slightly Mad Studios’ ambitious racer that has been in development for ages, is finally coming out this week. The racer received plenty of changes throughout its development based on community feedback and the final product will be in […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront dev reveals planet Sullust

    Sullust, a planet that has not been previously shown, will be featured in one of Star Wars Battlefront’s maps. Star Wars Battlefront developer DICE revealed today that planet Sullust will be one of the game’s locations. The planet was mentioned in the films and other Star Wars works, but was only shown today. DICE posted […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: Tower vendor changes

    House of Wolves will change the inventory of some of Destiny’s vendors and add new roles to others. Here’s everything that has been announced so far. You know that House of Wolves will bring a new social space to the game in the form of The Reef. But did you also know that the good […]

  • Nintendo apologises for Amiibo shortages, will reissue some out-of-stock figures

    Nintendo released a statement today to apologise for fan’s frustrations in finding some Amiibo figures and promised to handle distribution better going forward. Nintendo has been criticised recently for its lack of communication when it comes to new Amiibo figures. Something which has lead fans to not know if certain figures are limited to some […]

  • Halo: MCC “a black eye for us,” Halo 5 won’t suffer the same fate, says franchise director

    The development of Halo: The Master Chief Collection was of an “outrageous complexity,” which was one of the reasons it suffered a horrible launch. None of that will happen with Halo 5: Guardians, according to Frank O’Connor. Frank O’Connor, Halo franchise development director opened up to Xbox Achievements about the difficult task of developing The […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: weapon Reforging explained

    When House of Wolves drops in a couple of weeks, you’ll be able to change the stats of some in-game weapons. This process is called ‘Reforging’. Alex goes over all the details Bungie revealed about the new Reforging system. This covers the materials you need, the weapons that can be reforged and much more. Make […]

  • GTA 5 PC: control the in-game phone with your iPhone using this mod

    GTA 5′s latest mod lets you control the in-game phone with your real-life iPhone. Reddit user Planetleak wanted to see if he would succeed in getting his iPhone to control the phone in GTA 5. He did it and has a video to prove it. It’s not a mod per-se, but it emulates mouse and […]

  • SoulCalibur dev wants to know fans’ favourite characters for “something huge”

    SoulCalibur developers are probably working on a new game, because they’re asking fans to vote on their favourite characters. Project Soul, the longtime developer of the SoulCalibur series is soliciting feedback on fans’ favourite characters. The developer said as much in a post on its Facebook page. “Calling all SoulCalibur Fans! Project Soul would like […]

  • Jason Voorhees doesn’t look out of place in new Mortal Kombat X trailer

    Jason Voorhees comes to Mortal Kombat X starting tomorrow and it’s time to celebrate his arrival. Jason Voorhees, the first DLC character for Mortal Kombat X has been given the trailer treatment. Jason is part of the game’s Kombat Pack, owners of which can start using him tomorrow, May 5. Being an iconic horror character, […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition – Dragonslayer DLC announced, free to all this week

    Dragon Age: Inquisition is getting a multiplayer expansion this week. BioWare has announced that all owners of Dragon Age: Inquisition will receive a new multiplayer expansion, for free. The expansion is called Dragonslayer and it’s centred around fighting dragons, hence the name. Three new playable characters will join the roster as you explore an all-new […]

  • Sonder is still happening, and this is the best news of the week

    Sonder is a really interesting-looking new indie adventure, which I am quite excited to remember exists. We first heard about Sonder in late 2013, when its debut trailer introduced us to a Kamai Media’s ambitious vision. In the intervening months Kamai has been hard at work on its space station management sim slash non-linear narrative […]

  • Twitter axes playable Internet Archive embeds

    The dream has died: Twitter has disabled Internet Archive game embeds. Remember how for a few days you could tweet a link to an a game on the Internet Archive and it was playable direct from that tweet? Well, Twitter has cancelled that. All those tweets now just show links. GamesIndustry suspects it has something […]

  • Lords of the Fallen, Divinity: Original Sin developers will reveal new games at E3 2015

    Lords of the Fallen developer Deck13 and Divinity: Original Sin developer Larian Studios have new projects in the works which will be revealed at E3 2015. Publisher Focus Home Interactive is behind both new games. In a French press release [PDF] spotted by RPG Codex, Focus said it will show off the two unrevealed titles […]

  • Rare game announce expected at E3 2015

    Rare’s new game will be shown off at E3 2015, apparently. Rare hasn’t announced a reveal, and neither has Microsoft, but it looks like the news has slipped out anyway. IGN cites a tweet from Rare creative director Simon Woodroffe in which he says that a new project from Rare designer Gregg Mayles will be […]

  • Batgirl expansion included in $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass

    Here’s what you get in the $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass. Batman: Arkham Knight’s season pass was announced last week, but apart from the news that it would cost a whopping $40/£33, we didn’t get many details of what it would include. Thankfully, Warner Bros. has since acknowledged the clamour this caused, as players […]

  • Star Wars Day Xbox sale discounts Force Unleashed, Lego games

    Star Wars Day is upon us, and here’s an Xbox sale to mark it. Microsoft is offering discounts on Xbox 360 games to celebrate May 4. From my desk here in Australia the sale is a bit light on content – two Lego games, plus The Force Unleashed and its DLC packs. Your mileage may […]

  • Here’s hoping this tease means we see Mass Effect at E3 2015

    Mass Effect boss Mike Gamble has shared a teaser image, which we’re more than happy to draw speculative conclusions from. The new Mass Effect game in the works at BioWare Edmonton is a mysterious beast. Judging by how long it’s been in development, it feels like we’re about due for a proper reveal, to clear […]

  • Watch almost a whole hour of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is almost here. Are you ready for old-school shooter action? Wolfenstein: The Old Blood publisher Bethesda livestreamed almost an hour of the Machine Games shooter recently, and has now uploaded the archive to YouTube. Check it out below: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood launches digitally on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on […]

  • Splatoon lacks voice chat to promote a positive online experience

    Nintendo’s multiplayer game Splatoon will not contain a voice chat option in order to “focus on the positive aspects” of online gaming. Speaking in the latest issue of Edge magazine (thanks, GamesRadar), Splatoon co-director Yusuke Amano said personal experience with negativity in online voice chat was one of the main reasons for excluding the feature. […]

  • D4 on PC: differences from Xbox One version, system specs announced

    D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die – Season 1 is coming to PC, and Access Games has provided a list of features different from the Xbox One version. We’ve pulled most of the changes off the game’s website and posted them below, along with the PC specs. D4 on PC Kinect gesture input controls replaced with […]

  • The Megalodon returns to Battlefield 4 with the latest CTE patch

    The Megalodon Easter Egg in Battlefield 4 may have been removed earlier this year from Naval Strike, but it has since resurfaced on the CTE with the latest patch. I’d make a Jaws reference, but it’s been done to death. The shark is shown in the video on the Paracel Storm map which was where […]

  • Survival horror game Kodoku has a new work-in-progress trailer

    Kodoku, the survival horror title from Carnivore Studio, has a new work-in-progress video available, showing you how the game is coming along. Announced for PlayStation 4 and Vita back in 2013, the game is slated for release sometime this year, and tasks the player with avoiding mythical Japanese ghosts using only magic and stealth. Thanks, […]